The World at War
(TV Mini-Series documentary)
Self - Foreign Affairs 1945 / Self - Foreign Secretary / Self - British Foreign Secretary / ...
Wrote the foreword to "The Literature of Politics" by T.S. Eliot
5 Print Biographies |
20 Portrayals |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Lord Avon | Sir Anthony Eden
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
Roosevelt was familiar with the history and geography of Europe. Perhaps his hobby of stamp collecting had helped him to this knowledge, but the academic yet sweeping opinions which he built upon it were alarming in their cheerful fecklessness. He seemed to see himself disposing of the fate of many lands, Allied no less than enemy. He did all this with so much grace that it was not easy to ...
His premiership ended when the United States strongly opposed the Anglo-French-Israeli military intervention in Egypt during the Suez Crisis in November 1956. The incident is widely regarded as the end of the UK's role as a superpower, although in reality this had happened during World War II.